How To
Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Gift Guide

Gear Review: Muku Shuttr is One Slick Little Shutter Release for iPhone

August 29, 2013 – 12:48 am | Edit Post
muku, shuttr, muku labs, iPhone, shutter release

My review of the Muku Shuttr, a remote shutter release for iPhone and Samsung mobile phone devices. There are other remote shutter release gizmos available for iPhone. I think none of them are as slick as the Shuttr.

Gear Review: Hands-on with the new olloclip 2X Telephoto Lens and Polarizing Filter

July 23, 2013 – 5:16 am | Edit Post
olloclip, 2x, telephoto lens, iphone 5

The olloclip Telephoto + Circular Polarizing Lens for iPhone has been announced and is available for pre-order. It’s the follow up to the excellent original olloclip 3-in-1 Lens attachment. For a 2X telephoto, will it be worth it? I’ve got an exclusive review.

Brando iPhone 5 External Power Pack

January 15, 2013 – 7:28 am | Edit Post
Brando power pack for iPhone 5

I’m still waiting for Mophie’s iPhone 5 power packs. The Brando 2200 mAh iPhone 5 External Power Pack looks to be a reasonably-priced, well powered battery back for iPhone 5.

OlloClip for iPhone 5 Announced

November 13, 2012 – 6:39 pm | Edit Post

The approximate shipping date of the olloclip for iPhone 5 has been announced. Pre-orders are now being accepted for projected late-November shipping. Price of the olloclip for iPhone 5 will be $69.95.

Gear Review: tiltpod for iPhone

July 2, 2012 – 1:40 pm | Edit Post
tiltpod mobile for iPhone 4 4S

I think the tiltpod mobile is a sweet little gadget. It’s small. It’s convenient. It’s super easy to use and one of those gizmos that makes you really glad you’ve got it when you need it.

The driSuit for iPhone 4 and 4S: The iPhone Scuba Suit

June 19, 2012 – 12:03 am | Edit Post

Just in time for summertime tubin’, swimming and snorkeling, Photojojo’s newest iPhone product is the driSuit for iPhone 4 and 4S. It’s a 100% waterproof case that’ll let you take your iPhone down to 15 feet underwater.

Kickstarter: The Kick – a pocket sized lighting studio for photo & video

June 18, 2012 – 7:27 pm | Edit Post

The Kick is a lightweight, extremely portable and versatile lighting solution for photo and video. It comes in two versions — The Kick and The Kick Plus. It is a versatile, pocket-sized lighting solution. It hasn’t achieved its funding goal yet, but it should by its deadline of July 18.

Holiday Gift Guide: Give (or Get) the Gift of Lenses – iPro Lens System

December 13, 2011 – 4:26 am | Edit Post
iPro Lens System for iPhone 4 iPhone 4S iPhoneography

If you find yourself wanting a wider field of view out of your iPhone, the iPro Lens System is a combination wide angle + 165° fish eye and iPhone 4/4S case system. The iPro is worth a look and definitely worth adding to your holiday wish list.

Holiday Gift Guide: HipstaCase 100 – Half Off This Weekend Only!

December 9, 2011 – 5:30 pm | Edit Post

To celebrate its two year birthday, the HipstaCase from Hipstamatic is 50% off. We’ve got info and the promo code.

Holiday Gift Guide: Macro Cell Lens Band from Photojojo

December 6, 2011 – 1:00 am | Edit Post

The folks at Photojojo are always finding the coolest gadgets and attachments for iPhones and other mobile phone cameras. One of their new gizmos is the fun the Macro Cell Lens Band and it’s arrived on the site just in time for the holidays. It’s an ultra-portable rubber band with an attached macro lens and can slip right over the lens of just about any smartphone camera.

Holiday Gift Guide: Pogo Sketch Pro Stylus

December 5, 2011 – 4:38 am | Edit Post
pogo sketch pro stylus

More and more apps use of brushes and masks as part of the workflow. If getting the level of precision you want from these apps is frustrating, the answer may be the Pogo Sketch Stylus.

Holiday Gift Guide: Diff Case for iPhone 4 and 4S

December 2, 2011 – 8:10 am | Edit Post

I don’t have a Diff case yet, so this isn’t a review. These are just my thoughts as a guy who wants one of these. This looks like one of the cooler iPhone photo cases available and it’s pretty reasonably priced.